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CCRI in Sri Lanka

In Sri Lanka, bringing two hands together and lowering the head symbolizes the mutual respect to elders. Here Mr. Tikiri banda healers leader respecting a senior lady healer at the medicine distributing activity during CCRI assessment. Gender equity was in built in traditional occupations, but rare in modern industrial occupations alienated from the culture and the ecosystem as well. Photo: Nirmanee Development Foundation/GFC